Another win for Allan Morgan at British Blind Masters 2016

In what is turning out to be a stellar season, Allan Morgan of Bothwell Castle GC has had more national success with another win at the Lawrence Levy sponsored British Blind Masters at Tewkesbury Park GC. In doing so he becomes the first player to win the British Blind Open and Masters competitions in the same year. Gui... More

Record 4th consecutive win on Club Finals Day

The Earl of Home Trophy awarded to the Club's Champion Golfer was again this year won by Colin Baird, making it five wins in the last six years. In doing so, he  also became the first person in the history of the club to win the trophy four years in a row. The 36 hole Gents Final saw Colin up against Kieran Muldoon who ... More

Home Win in Bothwell Castle GC Senior Open

It turned out to be a home winner at this year's Senior Open. Walter Campbell (who just happens to be one of our match secretaries) used all his local knowledge to secure a gross 70 giving him a net 64 to win the main prize on offer. Walter is pictured above with the trophy and 2016 Senior Captain John Dalziel(left) and ... More

British Blind Open 2016 Win for Bothwell Golfer

Alan Morgan of Bothwell Castle GC has won the 2016 ISPS HANDA British Blind Open at Telford Golf Club in Shropshire. Guided by fellow Bothwell member Irene McGee, Alan won with with a two round nett aggregate score of 140 (68 and 72), winning by 6 shots from runner up PatrickMorgan Jnr from Ireland. The Telford ... More

Mhairi McKay made Honorary Member at BCGC

At an Honorary Members evening at the club, professional golfer Mhairi McKay became the club's latest Honorary Member. Now resident in the United States, former Australian Open and 5 time runner up on the LPGA Tour, Mhairi began golfing at Bothwell at he age of 10. After representative honours as a schoolgirl Mhairi went ... More

Joint Professional Winners at 2016 Bothwell Pro-Am

Scott Henderson of Kings Links and Gareth Wright of West Linton ended up joint winners of the individual professional event with both scoring 67 on a day of variable windy conditions. Scott had a great start with birdies at the first 2 holes but a double bogey at the par 3 8th meant he needed 3 birdies at the last 5 holes ... More

Outstanding Scoring in 2016 Braidwood Cup

There was some outstanding scoring in this year's competition including 5 rounds under par and almost half the field reducing their handicap over the 4 days of competition The Braidwood Cup winner with a net score of 244 over 4 rounds was Ben Paterson. Second Place went to Gabriel Hughes on 251. Mark Griffin was third ... More

Pamela Qualifies for US Women’s Open

Pamela Pretswell has qualified for her first US Women's Open to be staged in California. She gained entry finishing in fifth place in the European qualifier at the Buckinghamshire Golf Club. Commenting on her success Pamela said “I’m absolutely delighted. This is my first time playing in US Women’s Open qualifying ... More

Pro-Am raises £7000 for Scottish Charities

Once again this year, the club's annual Pro-Am competition attracted a large field of PGA Scotland professional golfers and local amateurs and raised a significant amount for 2 chosen charities, Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland & Guide Dogs Scotland. The Pro-Am in conjunction with events organised by the Ladies ... More

Juniors qualify for Scottish Final at Gleneagles

The Bothwell Castle GC Junior Team won their Scottish Junior Inter-Club semi-final at Pumpherston GC on Saturday. This is the first time a Lanarkshire team has secured a place in the Scottish Junior Inter-Club Championship finals. In doing so they beat Kilmarnock Barassie and Haggs Castle into 2nd and 3rd place ... More